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Linda Somerville

CVP of Technology Strategy and Operations

Linda Somerville is the CVP of Technology Strategy and Operations at Micron Technology, where she leads several global teams within the Research and Development department. Her team is responsible for photomask technology development and fabrication, technology strategy and project management, competitor analysis, and long-term research and university engagements. The work supports process technology development for Micron, inclusive of DRAM, NAND, and emerging memory devices.

Linda earned a B.S. in Chemistry from Utah State University and then went on to earn a Ph.D. in Inorganic Chemistry at Northeastern University in Boston, MA. Following a year as a postdoctoral fellow at Harvard University, Linda worked at IBM for five years before moving to Boise, ID to join Micron in 1995.